||June 16, 1999--Deerfield,
NH. Vice President Quayle arrived for a town hall meeting in Deerfield
after a day of campaigning in the Granite State. Photo
||April 21, 1999--Vice President
Quayle delivered the keynote address at the Competitive Enterprise Institute's
Warren T. Brookes Memorial Dinner. He urged a free market approach
to the environment. "To have a healthy environment, we've got to
have a healthy economy," Quayle said. Quayle reprised some themes from
the Bush years, discussing fuel efficiency (CAFE) standards, his work on
the Competitiveness Council, wetlands policy and Gore's book
the Balance, which he described as "a manifesto for the extreme left
in this country." "Everyone needs to get this book. If you
haven't read it, you need to read it and find out what the next campaign's
going to be all about," Quayle said.
1999--Huntington, IN. "The battle for our families and our future begins
today." Photo Feature
||Jan. 12, 1999.
Vice President Quayle spoke to the Heritage Foundation on national security
issues. In his speech, titled "The Duty to Lead: America's National
Security Imperative," Quayle highlighted three areas of concern: terrorism,
weapons proliferation, and the drawing down of America's military.
Quayle noted that the United States is now spending less than 3% of GDP
on military, the lowest level since 1938. He characterized the adminstration's
stance as "not a defense policy...but playing defensive politics."
"National security should be a top priority on the public's agenda," Quayle